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>> welcome back. we will start with this breaking news out of southern california. overnight three cops were shot, one officer is dead. live pictures are just coming in we will have details straight ahead. >> we're also tracking the rain that is heading the bay area this morning. here's a live look as storm tracker 4. we will now go to the weather center. >> you may run into a pop up shower. this is not very organized. the green on the screen indicates very light rain. it is falling over
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portions of highway 101. if you will need to use your windshield wipers. it has made its way then and santa rosa down to petaluma they are experiencing light rain. it is still dry for the bay area. scattered showers into afternoon and i will walk you through in my next report. >> we are looking at a good ride at the bay bridge toll plaza. we are starting to pick up slowing on interstate 80 westbound. there is also slowing from 680. south bay freeway is look good. it is a little bit of slowing for 85 and 101. >> falling brick kennels out of southern california. a manhunt is underway for a
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former loss angeles police officer. he shot to officers in riverside overnight. killing one of them. he then shot a another officer who was in,. police believe that these police shootings are linked to christopher jordandorener, a former lapd officer wanted in connection to the double murder of a couple in irvine. over the weekend that couple was shot and killed in their car. the woman killed was the daughter of a former police officer who represent dorner at a hearing where he alternately lost his badge. these police officers and their families are now under police protection. we have a
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picture of if dorne. authorities said that he wrote a multi page manifesto in which he threatened to kill law enforcement officials and implicated himself in the irvine murders. >> police are blocking off intersections and they stated that they do not think he is in the area but the search is still on for him. >> we have breaking news from the east bay. three people have been shot in an overnight home invasion robbery. kron 4 urs will tran joins us live from vallejo with more. >> the adult male came downstairs after he heard a commotion and they stated that he was shot in the
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face. there were two female family members who were also shot. all three of them are currently in the hospital would not life-threatening injuries. the two suspects fled on foot and they're still trying to find them. they're still waiting from the surge once a that would be able to collect evidence. they do believe that this is a random break-in. >> is this what the police is calling this a home invasion? >> at this point they're calling it a home invasion and they are not stating that this is that robbery where they took it a thing. they stated that they hope to talk to the people who are in a hospital so that they can tell them what is going on. this point
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they're just trying to find the answers. >> do they know whether not these armed robbers are still in the neighborhood? >> know. they'd have no idea who they are.no. they have no io they are. >> new details this morning in the kevin collins case. san francisco police are asking for your help in finding additional information about this man. then therrien, the man kron 4 first identified as a suspect in the 1984 disappearance of kevin collins. therrien has a history of kidnapping and
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sexual assault involving children. in 1981 he was arrested in a fisherman's area for kidnapping and lewd acts on a child. he bailed out, then he was a no show at his court date. in 1982 he was arrested on that outstanding warrant, then he pleaded guilty to felony lou tax on a child. he was sentenced to six months in jail and three years' probation. >> therrien was also wanted in canada for a crime in 1973. police said they he kidnapped and sexually assaulting two children. if he was arrested and charged, but once he was released, he fled canada. if police say he was never caught because, in part, he used so many different names. >> send francisco's chief
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grewg suhr says that kevin collins case has long haunted him and his department. he says that he remembers one collins went missing. he was rose of the new on the force at the time. he also attended the same school as kevin. he talked about what it was like speaking with kevin's mother about the cold case. >> suhr also said that along with many other veteran officers, he is deeply committed to finding kevin and uncovering the truth about his disappearance. >> we will be right back.
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>> welcome back. president barack 0 obamas choice to head the cia faces a senate intelligence committee confirmation hearing just hours after lawmakers are expected to receive a classified report providing the rationale for droned strikes targeting americans working with al qaeda overseas. though white house counterterrorism chief, john brennan, is obama is nominee to run the nation's spy agency. he
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helped manage the daily drone program. brennan's confirmation hearing today sets the stage for a public airing of some of the most controversial programs to convert war on out kea, up from the daily drones' strikes to the c.i.a.'s use of interrogation techniques like water boarding during the georgia w. bush administration. >> meanwhile, a senate panel has postponed a vote on chubb hegel's nomination to be defense secretary. the decision comes as republicans are demanding more information from a joke about his paid speeches and business dealings. senator carl levin, the chairman of the armed services committee, said in a statement yesterday that there will be no vote this week. committee republicans say that they are dissatisfied with the
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information that pedro provided the panel after his confirmation hearing last week. >> california senator barbara boxer once federal regulators to investigate possible equipment problems at the shuttered san onofre nuclear power plant. this comes as utility officials are pushing to restart one of the reactors at the plant. a letter to the nuclear regulatory commission, boxer says that new information shows southern california edison and the company that makes the plants steam generators knew about the design problem before the equipment was installed. boxer says that this raises concerns at safety modifications and a more rigorous safety review was ignored. >> we will be right back.
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>> good morning the time is 7:15 a.m.. we are starting out with a look at storm tracker 4. we do have some light rain that is in store. most of us is waking up to cloudy skies. not only are we seem rain but we're also seeing did in downtown san rafael. it has not crossed the golden gate bridge just yet. you will need to use your windshield wiper for portions of highway 101. it will be pretty slick outside. as we zoom out the rain over the coastal
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waters due to all of the instability may bring a thunderstorm with hail. keep that in mind that scattered showers are from most of us throughout the course of the day. i do want to walk you through satellite and radar. it is really not that much moisture that is associated with this. at the some of this rain may push its way east. there may be some light rain over vallejo and highway 37. >> you can see that nothing to organize that we are looking at. by 10:00 a.m. unfortunately everyone will be off paroled and the rain will be over the heart of the bay. we could catch a dry break as a cold front passes through and it will not be too much rain through the afternoon. later on tonight the lingering
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showers will return at 11:00 p.m. perry ed we do catch a break for the north bay and the rain will be to the south of us. as we put the clock into motion at 8:00 a.m. the clouds will be cloudy but most of us will be in the clear. if we do have a winter weather advisory for the western slope of the sierra. they will get one to 3 in. possible. a it could be potentially hazardous so if you're heading up there for the long we can you should be aware of this. >> your afternoon highs will be 55 degrees for napa and 57 degrees for oakland. your kron 47 day round the bay shows that it will be clear skies as we head into the weekend. >> there is no new snow reported just yet they have a base of 36 to 79 in.. for
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those of you going to squaw valley they have no new snow to report. >> we are looking at a hot spot at the san mateo bridge. there is a car fire in the non commute direction perry ed it actually happens at the high rise of the bridge. the right lane is blocked and eastbound direction. because of this and has created a visual hazard. there is the problem and that is why the traffic is so slow from the toll plaza. the drive time was 11 minutes has just jumped dramatically because of this. the traffic has came to a standstill. this is a bridge that you would like to avoid. we are looking at
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very light traffic and although the metering lights have been sold what was an easy ride may have changed. >> the golden gate bridge this started to see a little bit of wet pavement and this is rain that has moved in. there is a quick look at the traffic maps. the ride on the east bay on 680 south still looks good. we are seen some slowing at 371 01 interchange. and interstate y eand101. >> the police are still on
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the hunt for the officer then shot some other officers. he was a police officer who defended this person and it was dismissed. his wallet and his identification was found near the airport in san diego. the police are not stating if it was found this morning and whether not he is trying to leave the country. this massive manhunt is underway from this former loss angeles police department officer. he has went on a killing spree in an act of revenge. we will continue to follow the latest. >> the state department of public health has issued fines against three bay area hospitals, for health code
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violations that it says are likely to cause serious injury or death to patients. the u s e s f medical center in san francisco received two penalties totaling $200,000. st. mary's medical center in san francisco also receive two penalties, amounting to $175,000. the santa clara valley medical center in san jose receive one penalty, costing $100,000. >> alameda county officials say that they have shutdown the " as soon as possible " medical center in san leandro call it a " bogus medical center. " the district attorney's office says that they have filed felony criminal charges against the doctor, who was dispensing drugs such as muscle relaxer is, anti-
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inflammatory agents and creams to patients who did not need them. officials have close of the center's facilities on 100 and fifth avenue and san leandro f as well as its other clinics in hayward, vacaville and fairfield. >> new details released about the daily triple shooting at a home in royal sonoma county. this is video of the scene from our partnership with abc 7 news. at a news conference, sheriff officials said, that they believe that the three victims were buying pot from an unknown number of suspects. the bodies were found in a bedroom of the home. the three victims have been identified. sheriff officials say, that the three men found gunned down to say on this property near sebastopol were victims of a drug deal that went very wrong. >> police are still
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searching for a suspect or several suspects. autopsies are scheduled for today and they should show is multiple guns were involved with the crime. national news this morning, this morning alabama authorities are si sifting the crime scene of a man's property, who was killed by a swat team. this happened on monday after shooting and killing a bus driver, then holding a kindergartner captive for nearly a week. the kindergartner was not come. the fbi says said the 65 year-old man had planted one explosive are affected in a ventilation pipe used by negotiators to communicate with him and his underground bunker. bomb technicians
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across the country. according to a report by transit union, san jose has the highest average credit score. augusta, georgia is one of the 10 metropolitan areas with the lowest credit scores. a low metro rating does not just indicate that people live there are sloppy bill payers. some areas are like this have a high unemployment rate or to have been hammered by home foreclosures. >> coming up on dr. phil after the kron 4 morning news, a woman breaks her after the kron 4 morning news, a woman breaks her silence about well, well, well. growing up, we didn't have u-verse. we couldn't record four shows at the same time. in my day, you were lucky if you could record two shows. and if mom was recording her dumb show and dad was recording his dumb show then, by george, that's all we watched. and we liked it! today's kids got it so good.
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>> a car fire in a non commute section on the bay bridge brings it to a standstill. if this goes all
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we back to the toll plaza. the traffic is bumper to bumper. you can expect them to climb. this is out near the high rise and there are no lanes blocking the eastbound direction. this is just a visual hazard because people are slowing down and it is bringing the traffic to about a standstill. you should avoid this area or use a different route. >> here's a quick weather check. storm tracker 4 is showing light rain not only in the north bay but but it has not crossed the golden gate bridge. it is raining in portions of san francisco. this is crossing east and i will have a full forecast coming up in my next report. >> we are following a developing story out of vallejo. three people have
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been shot in a violent home invasion. kron 4 urs will tran joins us live from vallejo. >> even though one of the victims were shot in the face they are still expected to survive. but investigators are still inside this home. there were two men that were wearing hoodies and this will on the other adult male love and that is when he ran across them. two female family members or also shot. they're all rush to the hospital and they are expected to survive. as far as a motive is concerned the police department's stated that they do not believe that the suspects troll's this town. they stated that they do believe that this is random and that they're not want to consider it a rock parade just yet. as far as a suspects, after they shot
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the people they fled on foot. there are no descriptions available. >> falling break the nose out of southern california. a men cut is under way for a former los angeles police officer. he shot to officers and riverside overnight. he killed one of them, and then another officer was shot in corona. police believe that these police shootings are links to christopher jordan dormner, a former lapd officer who was wanted in connection to the double murder of a couple and irvine. over the weekend the couple was shot and killed in their car. the woman was killewho was killed was the daughter of a former police officer who represent a dorner at a hearing where he
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ultimately lost his badge. >> we have a live picture of dorner. according say that he wrote a multi page manifesto in which he threatened to kill law- enforcement officials and implicated himself in irvine murders. they stated that his identification was found at an airport about 2:30 a.m.. >> fairfield police say that they are now working with the fbi and the search for the killer of a 30 year-old girl whose body was found in a park last week. authorities are currently analyzing surveillance video from the area. they did release this picture
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taken last thursday afternoon, it is believed to be the last time that his group was seen. and memorial continues to grow at alan with a park where her body was fine. are found released a statement saying " this has been a devastating tragedy for our family and our community, we need to thank everyone for the outpouring of support at the memorial site. " >> new overnight, san jose fire crews are clearing up an overnight one alarm fire at a house near dana and mccann dree. the fire was under control just before 3:00 this morning. no one was home during the fire because the house is being remodeled. the cause remains under investigation. >> the crime rate is up in berkeley. according to the
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police chief, in 2012 there were 39 reported rape cases. nine of those were attempted rapes, compared to 20 rapes in 2011. that is a 95% rise from year to year. majority of the rapes happens in the neighborhood surrounding the uc-berkeley campus. investigators say that there is no new reason for the increase. other than that may be the victims were more willing to report crimes to police. the police department says that it is conducting additional sexual assault and prevention training including our reach to the public. >> seven people were hurt after one of san francisco's iconic cable cars makes a heart and eye a broad stock. it happened at paul and washington streets. muni says, the the car suddenly stop, after hitting a
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nearly 2 in. bolts that got which doubt inside the track way. one person suffered life-threatening head injury. for others on board, were taken to hospitals with minor injuries. other passengers were treated at the scene. muni says, that it will be looking into why the sensors did not alert them to the blockage. >> san francisco myriad lee is calling on thousands of property owners in the city to retrofit so-called " sosoft story structures " that are exceptionally bumbled to earthquakes. the upgrades would run property owners thousands of dollars. the recommended mandate is targeting a certain group of buildings that are known to be wamble should an earthquake hit the bay area. wood frame buildings with three or more stores, 5 +
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units, and built before 1978. experts say that the retrofiting is important to encase a quake like of the loan will press the of 1989 were to hit again. >> the mandate is expected to pass. once it takes effect this they will reach out to the people that will be affected. retrofitting cut up to or more than a thousand dollars. the city is working with banks to help get financing done. >> we will be right back. >> we will be right back. well, well, well. growing up, we didn't have u-verse. we couldn't record four shows at the same time. in my day, you were lucky if you could record two shows. and if mom was recording her dumb show and dad was recording his dumb show
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>> welcome back. we continue to track the hot spot at the san mateo bridge. and eastbound car fire near the high rise perry ed this has jammed up the westbound commute is now at 22 minutes. the fire has likely been extinguished but the vehicle was still outside. here it is creating a visual hazard. this is to reason why the traffic is backed up to the toll plaza. if you should use the dumbarton bridge as alternates. >> the u.s. anti-dumping agency is giving cyclist
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lance armstrong more time to decide if he will speak with its investigators. the agency banned armstrong for life from cycling and had given him until yesterday to speak with investigators. under oath, if he wanted the ban to be reduced. saying that his admission on old brogue was not enough. now the u.s. eight d.a. officials say that they have agreed to give armstrong until february the 20th to try to work something out. the agency hopes that armstrong's of testimony would help investigators crack down on sports doping by giving them more insight into the practice. >> california great white sharks will be protected for now. the fish and game commission unanimously voted to advance the candidacy of the sharks. this means that during one year of study
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revealed it will receive the same protection that would if it were listed as endangered. the great white sharks are internationally protected and are ready cannot be targeted for ketch. scientists estimate that the number of california subspecies are between 200 and 2350. >> we will be right back.
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were tracking a hot spot on the bay bridge. it does appear that things are getting better. i do still think that jesus still take an alternate on the dumbarton bridge or the san francisco oakland bay bridge. the metering lights were recently closed due to this. the drive time is now is 16 minutes. it is a little less if you are coming from a 80.880. the golden gate bridge was getting a little bit of rain perry ed >. >> the rain is not only in the northbound area and it has spread its way south. we are getting a dry break from
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santa rosa down to pass a loma.petaluma. the rain isn'is crossing the bay bridge and you can see that it is dry for the east bay perry e. future cast 4 is highlighting the a.m. hour. it will still be dry for the livermore valley area. they will have just cloud cover. as we pushed the 10:00 a.m. when people are off of the road the rain will shift south. it will affect livermore then. >> it looks like we will see a dry break into the afternoon. the cold front will push its way through. we will have lingering showers. as for tomorrow
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morning we will be dry and there is a potential for coastal rain. the inland areas will be dry. this is only a thursday eve event. we may see a light dusting of snow over mount hamilton perry ed livermore is at 38 degrees and 47 waking up in oakland. the afternoon temperatures will be in the mid '50s. we will have dry weather and plenty of sunshine for the weekend. >> i want to place some sound of from you. we are talking about power house perry ed they are known for their basketball team. listen to what the coach had to say after that loss for
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the second time. >> for the first have they were snapped perry e >> . i listened to th and. >> they loss to tcu perry ed talk about hyperbole. were they really that bad? >> their record is fabulous and this is their second loss in a row. this is a light 240 games. >> you know how that works
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this is like the stray student that this a bad grade on a test. if someone is really that bad they really do not said. >> do we say anything about the warriors? >> first they were embarrassed when they stop these three-pointers the other day. >> this is where the warriors are right now. they are so much better than they have been that is still good bumble rolled they do not play good. >> was that fair play on either side? >> and what did you think of that? >> who are you talking with.
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when you are not dare you do not get the body language and you do not see the faces. from afar i thought this was no class. then again you can tell someone is rugged and but she would have to be there. >> this was no class by the war years. >> as everyone else was on the other side. i was like, man come on man! >> let me explain to you, are you ready? >> you were starting to repeat yourself. this is the same as if i am arguing with my wife. the deal is, those
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guys that were breaking the records or all substitutes. they rarely get a chance to play. so when they get in the game you wanna make sure that you set out and not do anything. this is the deal. they're getting a chance to play it for the first time in two weeks. they are in there trying to do their best and put on a show. without was actually being at the game we do not know the field. i just think that mark jackson might have over did. >> what about this mother who wanted her son to go to college so bad that she allegedly stole the paper so we cannot go arkansas? >> i do not have anything more on that. the thing is the son wanted to go to a difference: his mother wanted him to go in florida. she took his letter of intent and ran away. they
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stated that they cannot find the kid's mother. they stated that they're trying to work it out but they cannot find her. >> as a parent, the kids under 21 years old so he still needs his parents' permission to sign. >> i am not try to be funny, but no wonder the kid wants to get away from her. she is nutts! >> this is the sad part of college. a lot of times the parents want their children to go where they want them to go. he should be able to go where he wants to go. i do not know, i cannot understand this. i
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understand why they cannot find the mother. >> it did you see the latest pitcher of bill murray? >> i was like what 8 attractive older man in gq. there hiss' from this shot from yesterday. >> bill murray is the one celebrity that people stated that is worth following. he stated that it is fun and that he is showing off all the time. >> you can tell that it is bill murray. >> i think he looks more like kevin kane grew perry epo his 62 years old by the way. >> he looks like he's about
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66. hole is putting these pictures together. >> no no this funny. this not embarrassing but do have to understand and they just take themselves too seriously. >> we will see you barry.gary.
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breaking news. breaking news out of southern california police are looking for this man. he is wanted after an overnight shooting with three officers, one who has died. >> will have the latest details straight ahead. >> in vallejo, officers on the scene of a home invasion that took place a couple of hours ago where two men kicked them out a front door and shot one victim in the face. details coming up in a live report. >> a press conference is about to get underway with new updates from the ntsb about the 787 dream liner. >> hot spots still in the traffic center. >> you can see the traffic is moving on the san mateo bridge it is starting to pick up a little bit. it is still backed up for an 18-20 minute drive time. the vehicle fire that occurred an hour ago in the eastbound
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direction here at a high- rise never obstructed any of the westbound lanes. this is stpethe traffic was backed up to the toll plaza. use the dumbarton bridge of the center to score bridge at your alternate. >> good morning george is a quick check of your forecast. light rain not only in the north bay but it has crossed the golden gate. >> we do have areas of light rain indicated by the green on your screen. a lot of the rain is sitting off the coast. >> it is running in downtown san francisco over all of the freeways. is across the bay bridge. light rain reported in daly city. >> how long will it last? the answer coming up my next report. >> thank you erica. >> our breaking news story out of southern california where a massive manhunt is underway. a batch and
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identification blow into a former los angeles police officer suspected of killing spree has been found in san diego near the airport. this is to authorities are looking for right now. his name is christopher dorner , he is a former los angeles police officer. officials say he shot at to lapd officers and the city of kron up grazing one that ambushed two police officers and nearby riverside, killing one and critically wounding the other. for his suspected of killing a couple in orange county on sunday. he admitted killing the couple over the weekend as revenge. the woman he killed is the daughter of a former officer in attorney who defended dorner in a case that got him kicked off of the police force. >> there is the picture of dorner a party say he wrote a multi page manifesto in which he threatened to kill officers and implemented
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himself in the irviener murder . >> a story in vallejo three people were shot early this morning a home invasion. kron fours will tran joins us from vallejo. the others seem to be any motive? >> we have learned from a vallejo police department at this point they are calling it random. the search continues for two people, they say kicked the front door down at around 3:40 a.m.. the adult male comes downstairs. he is described as being in his 20s. he runs across the two people at the shot in the face. two other family members to females come down and were shot and were rushed to the hospital. all of them should to buy their injuries. investigators are waiting for a search warrant even though they are victims. they need warrants to gather the evidence and process it.
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>> we do not have a description of the suspect. we know they were when hooded sweat shirts and fled on foot from the house. >> i have called the public information officer with a vallejo police department hopefully we will get more updates as the day progresses. >> have you been able to piece together about zero home or the people who live there from the neighbors? >> one neighbor said these are hard working people they keep to themselves. there were more than three people lived at the house. i was told there were multiple family members to mind their own business. he was shocked this happen. someone told him it happened at the blue house. right away he knew which house. he cannot go inside to talk to anyone because this is obviously still a crime scene. >> we are following the latest on the details with the kevin collins case.
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>> savages call police are asking for the public's help in finding additional information about this man thantherien , the man kron fours first identified as suspects in the 1984 disappearance of kevin collins. >> in 1981 he was arrested and the fisherman wars area for kidnapping and lewd act on a child. >> he bailed out, then was a no show of his court date. >> in 1982 he was arrested on the outstanding warrant, then pleaded guilty to felony lou tax on a child. six months in jail in three years in prison. >> he was also wanted in canada for a crime in 1973. >> police say he kidnapped and sexually assaulting two children. he was arrested and charged, but once he was released, he fled canada. >> police say never caught was caught because, in part, the use of a different names. stay with kron 4. at
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8:15 a.m. our legal analyst jim hammer will be taking a back-talking about the case. >> we are about to get an update into the investigation that happen on the 787 dream lighter aircraft. it happened at logan international airport in boston general said. >> we believe the evidence points to a single cell as the initiating event. let me give a few examples. this photo shows a top view of the jal battery. you can see eight individual cells. the entire battery suffered damage is clear that the left side of the battery exhibits the most formal damage. cells 5-8. the charing uc circle in the photo shows remnants of
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plastic insulating material. this material charred when temperatures exceeded 500 degrees fahrenheit. these photos show the side view of the same battery. as you can see again, a greater damage was sustained by the sales of the left side of the battery. sales of #five- eightc-ells 5-8. >> this ct scan shows that the cells on the left side 5-8 experienced significant mechanical damage. the defamation of the cells and the bulging of the individual cells . >> the team has carefully considered mechanical and formal damage in the sequence of the cell
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failures. >> the body of evidence suggest that the event initiated in cell number six highlighted in red. >> cell #6 has multiple signs a short circuit in which resulted in formal runaway in this cell. >> you are hearing an explanation as they focus in on the battery that caught fire last month pinpoint exactly which part of the battery began overheating. we will keep an eye on this to share more sound bites coming up about 8:30. we will take a quick break and be back with more headlines in just a minute. [ female announcer ] this is a special message from at&t.
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center in san francisco received two penalties totaling two under thousand dollars. st. mary's medical center in san francisco also received two penalties, amounting to $175,000. >> and santa clara valley medical center in san jose received one penalty, costing $100,000. >> coming up on the kron 4 morning news a san francisco cold case wants up with new information on a suspect. >> kron 4 legal expert jim hammer joins us to talk about the kevin collins case. and watching very weather erica is standing
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>> 8:15. we have new details this morning in the kevin collins case. san francisco police are asking for the public's help in finding additional information about this man than therien . he is the man kron 4 for 75 as a suspect in the 1984 disappearance of canada college. joining us now to talk about this cold cases, for legal analyst jim hammer. >> the first thing that stands out is how far law enforcement has come as far as databases and being able to tie it together. >> people use aliases for a reason they work sometimes. people hideout. you'll be stunned to find out people may have been criminals.
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>> there was a former terrorist from the seventies he had a different name revealed it the police. aliases' worked so you cannot find them. when you put the pieces together a convicted child molester a guy lead a dark dog when kevin was kidnapped. it looks like this may be the guy. >> he is already dead. he is dead now. we're trying to solve it to have peace of mind. maybe it's a good to reveal cracks back then things that used to gefall through the cracks. >> a good alias will give you a true hideout. you cannot hide out once you have a fingerprint. >> there is a value to solving this. if they can
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know what happened to their child and get closure there is a huge value in that. >> this all started with a review of a cold case and the realization that they had never sent a cadaver dog to the problem. >> this is one of the great things that happened nine years ago at the severs is causing his office the was a 20 year-old rape murder case i was helping to solve some of those and you cannot imagine 30 years later to be able to say to someone's mother when your daughter was raped and murdered we know who he is and he is behind bars. there is closure in that. there are many cases where police and prosecutors are working on and some gets off and it is a big deal. >> are all right now 30 year-old rape cases where there is a bit of a seaman or blood in a crime kit with advanced dna you will be stunned at the results. the kinds of people they did are
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not someone who has not been convicted is someone lou has a history. >> when you start to see pryor's they should focus on the sky. >> on many levels is a good thing to pursue cold cases. >> asked kevin collins mother and you have no doubt this is an important case. >> the time is 8:18. let us change gears and a look at the weather. >> for the majority of the morning light rain in the north bay. in the 6:00 hour on the rain was around clover bill, clear lake and from oak park. the rain has spread south that- roanoake park. >> light rain over highway 37. it is slowing down the
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east shore freeway. >> san francisco is under the green. lincoln way, fulton, market street. most of the downtown area. the rain is impacting the ride on the upper deck of the bay bridge. taking a wider view of the mid peninsula you can see light ride around burlingame, daly city. light rain also along the coastline. we are dry for the south bay and east bay interior valleys. there will be wet weather later this afternoon. >> futurecast 4 at 9:00 a.m. the clearly defined band of rain. still green indicating light in nature. >> and of clouds cover associated with this system. once the cold front pushes through we will experience a dry break but see lingering showers and unsettled weather on the back in by tonight.
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>> 7:00 p.m. the majority of us are dry light rain for san raphael. >> 11:00 p.m. green on your screen indicates rain. that will be the south bay stretching to the livermore valley. we will be on the dry side as we wake up tomorrow morning except the coastline to see scattered showers the rest of us will be dry. >> we have a winter weather advisory in effect for tahoe for the western slope from 10:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. friday. >> 1-3 in. of snow possible. when speeds between 5-15 mi. per hour. bring your chains. >> 57 for oakland. 54 in hayward. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast shows a dry weather returns to the bay area saturday into sunday. pretty much everyone in the '60s as a start the next work week. >> that your local forecast i want to take it to tahoe. >> your snow bomb .com support we are expecting
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some snow with today's system. none yet. that is a 32-92 in.. >> north star 36-69. >> squaw valley 22-95 in.. >> george. >> we are still on winding a hot spot this morning on the san mateo bridge ride. the drive times are still high. 18 minutes. we are not living at stop and go conditions at the toll plaza and in all are. conditions are still extremely slow. >> a vehicle fire in the eastbound direction that never blocked any of the westbound lanes that is what back up the ride and turned this into an exceptionally slow commute this morning. >> a lot of people taking the san francisco oakland bay bridge instead. it pushes the drive time of higher. 16-18 minutes if you're coming from the macarthur maize less if
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you're coming from interstate 80, but it freeway. >> your golden gate bridge ride went as you heard. the rain is having an impact on the southbound 101 commute. transit doing ok. a quick chance to check.transit check. >> drained three and five have managed to get back on schedule of the delays reported--trains three and five. >> the fire problems in the battery on the dream lighter has been pinpointed. >> this is not unusual. boeing was conducting tests and we have mentioned.... ♪ and musical interlude during
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officially sworn in last friday, but that it was close to the media. >> here you can see with the vice-president joe biden at the state's department yesterday's. >> off as a recovering politician i have grown used to being sworn in it is really nice to be sworn in. >> (cheers & applause) after the ceremony, carey said america does exceptional things the world depends on will continue to do so. >> 8:27. will have an update on our breaking news out of southern california. they are looking for a former cop southern california. they are looking for a former cop who is wanted for murders. well, well, well. growing up, we didn't have u-verse. we couldn't record four shows at the same time. in my day, you were lucky if you could record two shows. and if mom was recording her dumb show and dad was recording his dumb show then, by george, that's all we watched. and we liked it! today's kids got it so good. [ male announcer ] get u-verse tv
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>> back to the kron 4 morning news tracking the rain with erica. >> this is something we have not seen for quite some time rain spreading through the heart of the bay area. it is running coming down the east shore freeway impacting the bay bridge ride and most of
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san francisco. >> we have areas of light rain. we also have dry spots. the south bay and our east bay interior valleys. >> futurecast 4 i will show you and talk about your weekend forecast at 8:30. it is time for traffic with george. >> conditions are improving on the san mateo bridge. if a quick check as you can see traffic is moving but it is still behind schedule. drive times are running 15-18 minutes after things back up all the way to the toll plaza with an eastbound car fire. >> san francisco oakland bay bridge the westbound ride slower with the rain. looking at 16-18 minute drive times. your commute to the golden gate bridge a wet one as you can see. >> no problems through marin county but a sluggish commute across the span. >> thank you george. falling of the story out a vallejo. three people have been shot
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in a violent home invasion. kron fours will tran joins us live from vallejo with more. >> i just got done talking to a detective. he says now the investigation is taking place in two locations. one at a home investigators has been here since 3:40 a.m.. two guys marin hooded sweatshirt's kick down the front door. the adult male came down was shot in the face. two female family members came down and were shot. they are at the hospital and that is why investigators, according to the detective are at the hospital talking to them to get any information on why anyone would do this. >> at this point they say this is random and they are still searching for the suspect. as far as the suspects the description of them but according to the sergeant they believe the two men were in their 20s. the man who was shot in the face was lucky that he survived. he is also in his 20s. back to your diet. >> as far as an as-darya--darya
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>> investigators are still collecting evidence and set up a perimeter near the area looking for the people even though they fled on foot. at this point they're not worried too much as far as collecting evidence and getting this part done. they do not believe the neighborhood to be concerned about what happened even though they believe this is random at this point. it could change. >> thank you will. >> the kron 4 morning news from following the latest of southern california where a man of continues for a former lapd officer wanted for the murder of two people this past sunday at a shooting spree this morning has claimed the life of one police officer in riverside and the wounding of two others. the man you are looking for you see on the screen is christopher of dorner. >> he published a manifesto on line admitting the murders and threaten to
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take a lot of several lapd officers who wronged him while he was on the force and blames them for his dismissal a few years ago. we're following reports out of los angeles. we have coverage from a reporter from ktla. >> a started what happened last night. off angeles times reported that at 10:30 p.m. last night a man tried to steal a bolt from the southwestern got clubbed in. loma . there is a possibility that that maybe our suspect tried to steal a boat. he allegedly told the boat owner he wanted to flee to mexico. that did not work out a propeller in the engine have problems. >> a report about two in the mornings as a citizen found the suspect badge and briefcase in the lindbergh field. >> in corona of the lapd is joining us we have a picture
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of one of the lapd officer vehicles. >> how did this begin here? and what happened with the car? >> this morning two of our assigned officers were enroute to a special detail there were flagged down by an individual in the city of kron. they were directed to what they believe a suspect of a irvine double homicide suspect. while there were following the vehicle as it exit the freeway following the vehicle they were opened fire on. the suspect used a shoulder type weapon and started shooting at officers. the officers returned fire. one of the officers were injured grazed in the forehead area. they continued eastbound on magnolia where i believe there was a another officer. >> that stitches together the potential of its of the
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evening. you gave us information a half hour ago. this report of the potential put attended vote that this report of the badge and briefcase are you all investigating this? >> this is all new information coming to our attention. this is different cities in different parts of southern california. we will investigate in conjunction with other investigators to determine what happened with the bold allegation and a badge. >> hot gas-bo-- boat allegation >> again clarifying the officer involved shooting this morning and not at all connected. >> not connect to our suspect at this time. >> again, the latest
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informations is that dorners badge and id was found near the san francisco airport. they do not know what that means it his intention is to board a plane or if it is a red herring for the police. we have heard there will be a press conference being conducted at 9:00 a.m. this morning as soon as we can get that video feed will bring it to you live as it is happening. will take a quick break. we will be back ♪ ♪ [ engine revs ] [ female announcer ] small... [ engine revs ] wicked... ♪ and now... ♪ topless. ♪ the fiat 500 abarth cabrio. ♪
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>> a dangerous winterinorities could drop as much as two feed of snow starting with the inland spots. along york city and boston. this brings back memories of 35 years ago. this is the blizzard of '78 when it came from england on february 6th. people were not warned there were no computer models. >> where the weather people? >> this is one of the reasons i became a weatherperson. >> because of the storm? yes. >> the storm that is coming in tomorrow in major cities will only get a few inches with a rain snow makes in
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boston and new york. it is a way from the coast. we will watch him england. >> the 1978 blizzard stalled for quite a while. this storm's to looks like it may stall instead of to-three days it may be in the order of 12 to 24 hours. >> the storm will be friday night into saturday morning with two-3 in. per hour. >> you can see the storm starting to gather moving to the midwest and across the south. they will combine in the east coast it will be a lot of moisture. major cities will see rain snow makes it would not penalize them. >> it is away from the coast that heavy snow is expected we will watch closely. >> now you have become a weatherman after all of those years. >> you thought you would change the world. >> here i am. >>8:40 . we will be back
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with more in a couple minutes let us look at san jose. san jose for degrees looking for 55 for the high this afternoon--44 degrees.
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breaking news out of southern california. let us for down the time line of it for you. the officers robber shot around 130 this morning. riverside police said the officers were stopped at a red light while on a routine patrol. at 227, the lapd badge and id belong to christopher dorner four officers was suspected in the shooting spree, were found by citizen near santiago's airport in turn into police. at 530, riverside please confirm one officer was killed in the shooting spree, to others are injured.
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>> this man put his manifesto on the internet and is claiming responsibility for killing his fiancee--the daughter of a l.a. the police officer. >> of us talk about 13 the 1 freeway in the oakland hills. it was early this morning that a tree was reported down in the lanes. despite repeated requests to get it cleared no one did. the commute started to heat up so did the back up. the right lane remains locked. it is having a big impact on interstate 580 macarthur freeway. it is backed up traffic into san leandro because some of the traffic tries to turn north on to 13. the traffic that is trying to get by is backing up onto interstate 580. it has created a traffic jam
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there. you are looking at on the nimitz freeway the usual northbound slowing. >> it looked as though it was improving not fast enough. this is still a hot spot. the san mateo bridge where westbound 92 remains the back up from before the toll plaza, all the way out to foster city. it was an eastbound car fire that kicked off the delays. that occurred nearly two hours ago. your ride this average is go bay bridge for a time it was a good alternate route and still would be if you are coming from the nimitz freeway where your drive times are only 11 minutes if you are coming out the maize it will be a 16-80 minute drive. >> if if you're heading to the golden gate bridge we are right at the peak of traffic 4101 south bound. sluggish traffic not just from the south tower but from about mid disband down to in just a little past the toll plaza. >> over to the weather center we will find out more about the rain here is
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erica. >> good morning george we're talking to our viewers on facebook they say it is certainly coming down in spots. >> looking at storm tracker 4 you can see we're catching some breaks in the north bay. this is spreading south and impacting some or east bay communities. we are getting light rain coming down the east shore freeway. martinez, benicia in walnut creek. we are still under the green in most areas i did pick up this area and yellow bay city. moderate to heavy rain be reported in higher areas of san francisco is contending with rain. bp it i >> it is currently raining on the harry roadways market street, lincoln away. -- we're seeing light rain over the bay bridge we are dry over interstate 380.
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>> highway one under the green. the yellow on your screen this is part of the san mateo county. the south bay is currently dry. last checked for donnelly the east bay was tried now we're picking up rain an alameda, san leandro and portions of the nimitz freeway. drive with extra caution. no reports of ponding . roadways could be slick. you may have to adjust to learn to drive in the rain. >> satellite and radar shows the system is not big is ashley weakening a bit. it is providing rain, cloud cover, a cooler temperatures to the bay. >> 9:00 a.m. it's the it's the bay area in half. after the cold front we could in fact see a dry break by 2:00 p.m. today. light rain returned to san rafeal by 7. into the 11:00 hour a good dose of rain for the southern half of the bay area. tomorrow we will be
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dry. we have the potential for lingering showers along the coastline into the 5:00 hour. i do not think this will cross the bay. i do not think it will make its way inland. light rain expected these are not impressive amount. sfo averaging 38 minutes to the high winds. temperatures mild. oakland 48. 43 in hayward. 47 in downtown san francisco. later today will becloud disguise. potential for some scattered showers. mid fifties for just about everyone. pleasanton 54. 52 in daly city. 55 in santa rosa. your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast highlight dry weather this week in an as are the next work week. >> thank you erica. by now you have for the sad news that a cat has killed off the iron in the search for a new token for the board game monopoly. but wait to you
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hear some of the public suggestions for tokens that were not exactly what the game maker had in mind jeanne moos report . >> there is nothing ironic about the end of the iron will more iron landing on park place or passing goat or collecting $200. the makers of monopoly is sending the iron to jail. they are replacing it with this. the iron has been replaced by a cat. no really? >> the toy maker of hasbro latest has been, the iron had the least support on and on line vote. one guy missed took it for a cufflinks. among the choices the cat got the most votes. what do you expect with a facebook face off. >> the cat laid the ire of.
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one supporter posted no, no, no, no. you will keep the ugly stupid boat and the ugly stupid wheelbarrow and get rid of it totally functional iron screw you hasbro. >> at least in the iron got along with the other tokens. can the doll exist with the cat. this is a promotional stunt for monopoly they made the announcement on the today show with a larger than life cat. >> hasbro gave the public five choices at guitar, robot, a helicopter, and the cat. not everyone was content with five choices. >> among the suggestions t winke predator drones, and a
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are fifteens. >> a space marty, chris christie eating a doughnut and naturally donald trump's hare.ir. >> hasbro is using the promotion to pump up sales. >> jenned moos reporting. >> 8:52 we will be back with more in a couple of minutes. we are keeping an eye on the weather. it is a rainy morning. in fremont 42
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degrees looking for a high of 54. coming up on dr. phil after the kron 4 morning news, a woman brings her silence about a plot she claims she thwarted the most of her life and that of our unborn baby. that is on dr. phil at 10.
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>> will come back to the kron for morning newspapers is a hot spots the san mateo bridge once again jammed up and the wake of earlier occuring problems in the non commute direction. the vehicle fired never balblock to the westbound lanes. >> interstate 580 is backed up to san leandro. >> coming up on the kron 4 morning news at 9:00 a.m.
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developing stories were following. the search is on for this man right here. a former boss angeles police officer wanted in several murders including the shooting death of a fellow officer. new details in two minutes. we are live outside the home in vallejo where three people were shot in a vial of home invasion. will tran has the latest from the scene. >> erica is tracking the forecast. we have seen some light showers this morning. she will let us know what is ahead for the rest of the day. mom, i invited justin over for lunch. good. no, not good. he's a vegetarian and he's going to be here in 20 minutes! [ mom ] don't stress. we can figure this out. ♪ [ male announcer ] get the speed to make a great first impression. call today to get u-verse high speed internet for as little as $14.95 a month for 12 months
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(male announcer) live from the bay area here is your kron 4 news >> breaking news story out of southern california and caught out with a grudge out to kill police officers. an overnight shooting of three officers, one of them has died. we will have details straight ahead. >> and san matewe have rain as a
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hot spot update. >> we are still tracking major delays for the san mateo bridge. it got jammed up earlier this morning with an eastbound car fire. it looked like we might recover but we have not yet. traffic is still backed up beyond the toll plaza for westbound highway 92. drive times are 20 to 22 minutes. use the dumbarton bridge or the san francisco oakland bay bridge. the nimitz is jammed up. northbound 880, a stall at 29 has backed up to 238. 580 is not a good alternate, backed up into san leandro because of a lane closure. >> it is a tale of two forecast storm tracker 4
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shows rain impacting the heart of the bay area. morgan hill and gilroy is seeing at sunshine and blue skies. some are waking up to cloudy skies and light rain for the east shore freeway. sam francisco is completely under the gun. the yellow of around brisbane indicates moderate to heavy rain. it depends on where you are located. rain approaching from the coast line and packs south at city crossing the bay. most of the south bay still dry. places like the delta and livermore valley have not seen any rain yet. feature cast four to track the timing coming up in my next report. >> the latest on a manhunt out of southern california. the manhunt continues for christopher dormer a former
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lapd officer water for the murder of two people this past sunday and a shooting spree this morning that has claimed the life of one police officer and riverside and the wounding of two others. and these caverns is expected at the moment. when it begins will bring that to you. dorner published a manifesto on line admitting to sunday's murders and threatening to take the lives of several lapd officers who he says wronged him while he was on the force. he blames them for his dismissal a few years ago. this morning again a shooting spree with several officers being shot at and riverside and nearby town. at this point that the entire area blocked off doing a manhunt. the latest we heard his badge and
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identification were found by a private citizen and near the airport and san diego. the question now is is he trying to get out of the country? is this something to confuse police said they do not know where he is going? we will let you know when the press conference gets under way. is scheduled for 9 this morning and as soon as someone steps to the podium we will bring that to you. >> three people were shot and their own home. will tran is live in a vallejo with the latest on this. >> right now there is still a manhunt for the two suspects who came in at 330 and a morning, kicked in the front door. one family member came down the stairs and was shot in the face. two other family members heard the commotion and came down and were also shot. this man here is related to the people who live at this home. we're all trying to get interviews with him.
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>> it is his son. >> de know why anyone would shoot? he is speaking vietnamese. he says he does not know who would shoot them. >> ( vietnamese)
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>> he says he has no idea because of the family was all rush to the hospital. at this point there is not a lot to say about the suspect other than that they were wearing hoodies when they came inside and fled on foot. they do not believe and i'm still tried ask him why they went to this particular home. why did they burst inside? why are you calling it random? it could change once they interviewed the victims at the hospital. >> we will update you for the update. >> need details this morning
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in the kevin collins case. severance as the police are asking for the public's help in finding additional information about dan therrien. he was first identified as a suspect in 1984. disappearance of kevin collins. he has a history kidnapping and sexual assault involving children. in 1981 he was arrested and the fisherman's wharf area for kidnapping and lewd acts on a child. he bailed out of it was a no show at his court date. in 1982 he was arrested on the outstanding warrant and then pleaded guilty to felony lewd acts on the child. he was sentenced to six months in jail and three years' probation. >> a federal official during the press got as for the boeing 787 stated the
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>> watching wall street and the kron4 news room. the or workers filing claims for jobless benefits last week. applications dropped 5000 to a total of 366,000. latest
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apartment numbers released just this morning. new information on retail sales, strong stores as late macy's revenue rose an averabove expectations. >> the state department of public health has issued fines against three bay area hospitals for health code violations that it says are likely to cause serious injury or death to patients.
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the you see as asked medical center in san francisco received to penalties totaling $200,000. st. mary's medical center in san francisco received to penalties of mounting to $175,000. santa clara valley medical center in san jose received one penalty costing $100,000. >> california senator barbara boxer once federal regulators to investigate possible equipment problem shate nuclear power plant. this comes as utility officials are pushing to restart one of the reactors at the plant. in a letter to the nuclear regulatory commission boxer says new information shows southern california edison and the company that makes the plant's steam generators knew about design problems before the equipment was installed. boxer says this
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raises concerns say these modifications and a more rigorous safety review of art were ignored.
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>> welcome back, and still tracking hot spots. the ride on 13 northbound lanes have been cleared from a tree that was down earlier this morning. it took some time to back up the ride. 580
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westbound out of san leandro is still jammed but recovering. that puts less pressure on the ride on 580 and to oakland. it stalled truck northbound to 29 also backed up the traffic. no good alternates, this is good to cost you about an extra eight to 12 drive time minutes. the other major hot spot has been on highway 92, the san mateo bridge. it finally is showing some lasting signs of improvement. the drive time at 18 minutes out and has fallen from 25 to 22 minutes. the bay bridge toll plaza drive time is 14 minutes from the nimitz
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freeway, 70 minutes from the east shore freeway. we are pass the beat for 1 01 southbound. >> when we started this morning the camera shots were dry, not the case now. rain is currentlyyou can see grd yellow on your screen. some of our viewers on facebook are saying it is coming down and spots. you can see it is lagging the east shore freeway, especially in the berkeley area. we're seeing a light rain reported in march seen as toward walnut creek. at last check heavy rain for richmond district must san francisco and had ties. it is pushing its way east. it is also impacting
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the freeway driving through san francisco. it is starting to dry out for lincoln way as those of you using. . you could see stalled city down towards berlin game, the bayshore freeway seeing some rain. this is impacting the coast line. the yellow indicates moderate to heavy rain. the king of rain for menlo park palo alto stamford. cross the bay it is on its way to san leandro. light rain with heavier rain on the way. in the south bay we are still dry in some spots. blue skies and sunshine, it depends on where you are located. cloudy conditions
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for every one and it looks like we could catch a break by 2:00 p.m. today. the cold front pushes through and not much moisture on the back end. late night hours expected for later on tonight. tomorrow morning should be dry for most of us, we have the potential to see spotty showers along the coast. we are delays at s f o and they are averaging 38 minutes. winter weather advisory for the western slope of the sierra nevada until 10:00 a.m. tomorrow morning. you could see a couple of inches of fresh news snow by wednesday and with winds from 5 to 15 mi. per hour. 55 for napa, 54 pleasanton 7 day around the bay forecast shows clear skies and sunshine at transitioning into the weekend. snowball that counts the report, if you're
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headed up there bring your chains. sierra base of 39 in. norstar at a base of 36 to 79 in.. squaw valley as a base of 22 to 95 in.. >> (singing) (cheers & applause) there is president obama attending the national prayer breakfast in washington d.c.. about 3000 people were at the breakfast. president obama told the crowd that he wished that the good feelings experienced at that gathering could last a little longer. >> i do worry sometimes that as soon as we leave the prayer breakfast, everything we have been talking about the whole time at the prayer breakfast seems to be forgotten. on the same day
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of the prayer breakfast. (laughter) you would like to think that this self life was not so short. i go back to the oval office and i start watching the cable news network's and it is like we did not pray. >> this afternoon the president travels to leesburg merging it to deliver remarks at the house democratic issues conference. >> defense secretary leon panetta says the speed on the attack of the u.s. consulate in september is what kept the u.s. armed forces from responding and time. he has testified right now before the senate armed services committee. let's listen to what they're saying. >> was their good reason to
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put them at a higher state of alert and they word? >> looking back is looking is better than looking for work. we have changed our alert posture globally. the question is whether not we can sustain it over time. it is challenging to sustain those alert postures. >> thank you senator leave. and senator came. >> again you see secretary panetta out with his back to the camera. this is his last congressional appearance as he will be stepping down. he took a moment earlier to is say the looming budget cuts that are on the horizon the u.s. military. he is urging
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congress to fix the budgets. >> as that now pose funny about on such hegel's nomination to be defense secretary. the decision comes as republicans are demanding more information about his paid speeches and business dealings. senator carl levin that chairman of the armed services committee said in a statement yesterday that there'll be no vote this week. committee republicans say they are dissatisfied with information hegel provided the panel after his confirmation hearing last week. >> the time is 90 3:00 a.m. and a live look outside. a yucky, nasty morning. we can see all the clouds. we have wet roadways in certain areas around the bay. league that the update and a couple of minutes. it's
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>> san mateo looks like this storm is trying to move out right now. we have new video showing ran around the civic center. people with their umbrellas and san francisco. it was wet on my commute earlier this morning. >> the bizarre accident in san diego. a car is suspended over an outdoor staircase. this happened yesterday when the authorities say a 70 year- old man lost control of his car. he is trying to get parking voucher at a booth when the car started to roll forward. the man that is
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oriented and hit the accelerator is and the car to the gate of the parking lot, over a curb, through a metal guardrail and into the building. the driver had to wait while crews their getaway safely get him out of the car. he was not hurt. >> 9:28 a.m. and a live look of the salmon sale bridge. still gray there, the deck is wet.
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>> welcome back. here is the incline section of the bay bridge, there has been an accident at the upper deck at fremont street. the crash is completely cleared. a look at the bay bridge back up leading to the incline section. this is like a shock wave that has moved backward. the problem as it may cause some slowing of the metering lights at the
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toll plaza. there was a nice break up to the back up year but that could change. the other hot spot we've been tracking is in the east bay. we're still jammed up on both westbound 580 and northbound 880. it adds eight to 12 minutes your drive time for either freeway. those are your only two freeway routes into downtown oakland and sadly there are no other routes. >> a quick check on your thursday forecast. the me and my team as light rain that has cleared up for the east shore freeway. rain for most of san francisco but it has pushed its way east. the yellow at the south of half moon bay indicates moderate to heavy rain. the rain has
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crossed the bay. is in san leandro, oakland, alameda and down toward hayward. >> 9:32 a.m. and a developing story out of vallejo three people were injured and shot in their own home over night. will tran has been covering the story for the neighborhood and has the report. >> investigators say the suspects came in at 330 in the morning, opened the front and and kick the door dow. they met an adult male came downstairs and runs across the two suspects and was shot in the face. two female family members came down and were also shot. they were rushed to the hospital. all three should survive their injuries. at this point they don't know why they were
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targeted but is believed to be random. they're not telling me they were targeted, there appears to be no concern as far as the other neighbors. the two men's descriptions are very generic, they were wearing these at the time. they left on foot. no other information other than that. >> a manhunt continues for a former lapd officer wondered for the murder of two people this past sunday and a shooting spree this morning that has claimed the life of one police officer and riverside and the wounding of two others. the menu looking for is christopher dorner who published a manifesto on sunday admitting to sunday's murders and threatening to take the lives of several lapd officers who he say it wronged him while he was on the force. he blames them for his dismissal a few years ago. we are following
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the local media in l. a, a reporter for a tv station ktla just filed this report. >> where they think the suspect may be? we see the helmet is still on your officers but we do not see them with their rifles at the ready. is this an indication he is no longer in this immediate area? >> it is hard to determine where he is without the public giving us information. i think he would be crazy to try to get into this location. the officers are asked to secure their rifles. >> are you getting any tips? >> the i'm not getting any myself but there is an officer receiving them. >> we have seen the officers up and down the freeway, what are they looking for? what is the purpose? >> we're looking for the suspect and his vehicle. the
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units you saw earlier were probably in route to this location to assist the officers that were shot at and to invesinvestigate. >> you can see the lapd command center and at least 20 or 30 officers and detectives cars and such. pictures from this morning is the officer's vehicle. to the men in that vehicle, one of them shot. how did they come about to be involved in all this? >> once we receive information about identified people of this manifestao his targets. did officers were in route to provide extra security. they were flagged down by an individual who's said that the suspect was in the area. >> this was a little south of here, a member of the
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public flag them down and said i think i saw the guy. >> they identified the vehicle and started to follow it. the suspect got off the freeway at magnolia and the officers and proximity, as soon as they turned that right turn, the suspect was out of the vehicle engaging with gunfire. >> 8 shouldered types rifle is what was described. >> it is x family fortune at the officer only suffered a graze wound. >> yes. a rifle is much more accurate at long distances so yes court officers were outgunned and very lucky in the situation. this is sad but we were fortunate that they weren't killed. >> his entire department and all of this equipment is for one guy. he is armed quite extensively potentially. he
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has got you scared. >> concerned, scared. every officer will handle this type of rift differently. there is definitely a heightened alert at all times for officers on the lookout for this individual. >> anything new for the news conference that is supposed to be at 11:00 this morning? >> no, nothing new. but we will let you know as soon as we get more informations. >> a great recap there. at the latest information we have. they have his badge and i did a vacation that were found by someone near the san diego airport. is the heading anywhere? we are not shore but the manhunt has extended to las vegas where he also has a home. they are watching for him there, they have a description. l.a. police
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were guarding a target in his manifesto. he had shot and wounded multiple people. he was and a pickup truck when the police found him. we will take a break, we will be right back.
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national weather service predicted 6 in. of snow, but new england got walloped. 25 in. in boston, some places that for a half feet of snow. we will watch the snow slide and starting tomorrow and to friday. get prepared. >> call your relatives and tell them to hunker down. a live look at the approach to the bay bridge. there is a drop on the lands there. the sun is trying to come out. we will be right back. [ female announcer ] now get high speed internet at home on our newly expanded advanced digital network, a connection you can count on. at&t u-verse high speed internet offers more speed options, reliability and wi-fi hotspots than ever. call at&t now to get u-verse high speed internet for as little as $14.95 a month for 12 months with a one-year price guarantee. it's the fastest internet for the price. our newly expanded advanced digital network
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>> following breaking news and southern california three officers were shot around 130 this morning. riverside police say the officers were stopped at a red light while they were on a routine patrol. at 2:27
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a.m. the lapd badge and id old belonging to christopher dorner was found by a citizen near the airport and turned over to police. at 5:40 a.m. riverside police confirming one officer was killed in that earlier shooting. the search for dorner has extended to las vegas where he also has a home. >> we continue to monitor is slow ride in the east bay on both the nimitz and interstate 580. hot spots for sure although we have seen a big improvement here in the northbound 80 drive time. normally it is 22 minutes from san leandro and to oakland. it is currently at 26. a lot of the red has just been replaced with yellow on the map. 580 is still slow to recover. there
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is an incident on 13 northbound that backed up traffic on to the connector due to a downed tree. those incidents are not clear. there was an accident on the upper deck seat near san francisco that started to slow the ride once again on the incline section of the bay bridge. the 14 minute commute was turned into a 20 minute commute in the last 15 minutes. unctad approach is now backed up over the toll plaza. before that incident occurred, there was no back up from 880 at all. speeds are in proving as you can see. they have spent the cycling of the metering lights. the traffic is clearing on the incline section said the 20 minute drive time should start to dry. the salmon sale bridge was a hot spot but is no more. conditions are finally back to normal. the san francisco golden gate bridge
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commute looks as though the rain may have stopped for a while here although still a little wet on the deck. traffic is decreasing. they'll open up the third lane in the northbound direction. >> the cold front is pushing to the heart of the bay area. we have dried up in some spots, not seen any rain in the north bay over the golden gate bridge. san francisco is dry. zooming and you can see on both sides of the freeway, driving through a san ramon valley. green that indicates light rain. mid peninsula it is crossed bay in the san leandro hayward new work union city area. we saw some rain over the san mateo bridge. all the yellow indicates moderate to heavy rain on the coast. potentially hazardous driving conditions along stretches of el camino riel.
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it is starting to hit the south bay. they did have sent some shot earlier but clouds have made their way to the south bay. heavier rain around mountain view. it depends on where you're located. dry with extra caution. future cast 4:11 a.m. today you can see rain for the heart of the bay, coast line and how to the at livermore valley. we will catch a dry break behind the cold front. 2:00 p.m., most of us will be dry. we could see some pop up showers return by 7:00 p.m.. lingering showers by 7:00 p.m. tonight. tomorrow most of us wake up dry but we could see some light rain just really around the coast. due to instability, thunderstorms likely. hail could be produced or the ocean. snow would be produced under 2,500 ft. so we could see snow on mount
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hamilton. delays at s f o r and hour and two minutes. keep that in mind if you're picking someone up from the airport. temperatures in the 40's, '50's into the afternoon. concord 55, 57 oakland, 54 sunnyvale. 7 day around the bay forecast shows a return to dry weather, up morning fog saturday and sunday. everyone is back into the '60s when stable weather returns as we start the next workweek. >> more than 90% of u.s. voters support background checks for gun buyers. butter's supporting that background checks would 91 percent of those in people with the gun in their home. smaller majority wants stricter gun control laws. and the survey more than 50¢
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>> police still hunting for an ex caught who shot other officers. they're out searching for him and las vegas area. state-owned to kron4 for a updates. >> that is it for today, a state-owned for dr. phil up next.

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